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  1. Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands, Debbie Reynolds to Receive Honorary OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    Director Spike Lee and actresses Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds will receive honorary Oscars for their filmmaking legacies, organizers of the awards said Thursday. FILE - Gena Rowlands, pictured in December 2014, has made 40 feature films during her career, earning Oscar nominations for "A Woman Under the Influence" and "Gloria."

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  2. Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands, Debbie Reynolds to receive honorary Oscars at Governors AwardsRead the original story

    24 min ago | Western Star

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday that the filmmaker and two actresses will receive honorary Academy Awards Nov. 14 at its annual Governors Awards ceremony. Lee's came for his original screenplay for 1989's "Do the Right Thing" and for his 1997 documentary feature, "4 Little Girls."

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  3. Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands, Debbie Reynolds to receive honorary Oscars Thursday, August 27Read the original story

    27 min ago | WJXA-FM Nashville

    Director Spike Lee and actresses Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds will receive honorary Oscars for their filmmaking legacies, the organizers of the world's most coveted movie awards said Thursday. Lee and Rowlands will receive the Honorary Award while Reynolds will be given the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.

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  4. Honorary Oscar Recipient Spike Lee Also a Frequent Critic of the AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Kurt Sutter first became famous during his reign of terror writing FX's smash "Sons of Anarchy." Now, with a second ultraviolent series about to hit, the Hollywood hothead has cooled down and opens up about his troubled childhood and why he no longer tweets the C-word.

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  5. Shirley Temple's film costumes and memorabilia up for auction Thursday, August 27Read the original story

    28 min ago | WJXA-FM Nashville

    Child movie star Shirley Temple's costumes, scripts and a dress she wore to the Oscars are up for grabs at an auction on Thursday, preserved by the actress turned U.S. diplomat for nearly 80 years before her death in 2014. Temple, one of the most popular child actors in Hollywood, won legions of fans as a bouncy, curly-haired young star in 1930s movies such as "Bright Eyes", "Heidi" and "Curly Top" The child actress went on to forge a second career as ambassador Shirley Temple Black and died at the age of 85 last year.

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  6. Lee, Rowlands, Reynolds to receive honorary Academy AwardsRead the original story

    47 min ago | SFGate

    In this Jan. 25, 2015 file photo, writer-director Spike Lee poses for a portrait to promote the film, "Da Sweet Blood of Jesus", at the Eddie Bauer Adventure House during the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015 that Lee, actress Debbie Reynolds and actress Gena Rowlands will receive honorary Academy Awards this fall at the annual Governors Awards ceremony.

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  7. International Tap Festival: Forget Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers -...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    Forget top hat and tails: tap dancers of all ages and abilities are now turning up at 'tap jams' to show their nifty moves. Loulla-Mae Eleftheriou-Smith has her foot in the door Loulla-Mae Eleftheriou-Smith is a freelance reporter.

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  8. Unforgettable evening with Nat, Ella, Michael and the PopsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    Opening with a rousing rendition of George Gershwin's "Strike Up the Band" set the stage for an unforgettable evening with Nat King Cole , Ella Fitzgerald and the Pasadena Pops under the baton of Principal Conductor Michael Feinstein . After two more well-played pieces "In the Wee Small Hours" by David Mann and Bob Hillard and "Wedding Dance" by Jacques Press, the real magic began when vocalist Denzal Sinclaire stepped onstage and began to croon one of Cole's signature songs, "Unforgettable."

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  9. Photos: Shirley Temple Costumes Hit Auction BlockRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Costume worn by Temple in the 1937 film "Heidi" for her famous scene "In Our Little Wooden Shoes." The costume features an elaborately constructed vibrant folklore dress with a black velvet bodice, striped silk skirt under muslin apron with green ribbon banding and sash, and decorated bands of embroidered leaves.

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  10. Spike Lee to receive honorary OscarRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    Spike Lee to receive honorary Oscar Spike Lee and Gena Rowlands Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1JoFdg0 Director Spike Lee and actress Gena Rowlands will receive honorary Oscar awards, while the coveted Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award will go to Singin' in the Rain star Debbie Reynolds. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences made the announcement of the honorary awards on Thursday after its Board of Governors voted on Tuesday.

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  11. David Hasselhoff: I have no idea about Baywatch film roleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cotswold Journal

    ... one appreciates the remakes", according to reports. Efron - best known for starring in Disney's High School Musical movies - has joked about muscling out his co-star Johnson, a WWE wrestler, for the film. Asked recently if he would be bulking up for ...

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  12. Fowler day to day; Bryant makes 1st RF startRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Toronto Blue Jays

    Cubs outfielder Dexter Fowler said he may borrow catcher Miguel Montero 's gear to protect himself in his next at-bat. In three games over three days, Fowler has taken a foul ball off his right hand, his left elbow and his right shin, and he did not start Thursday in the series finale against the Giants.

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  13. Yes, You Can Turn 100 in Hollywood and Still WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hollywood Reporter

    For THR's annual Doctors Issue, centenarian actors Patricia Morison, Norman Lloyd and Connie Sawyer share memories and offer tips as they keep going in shows like 'Ray Donovan' and movies like 'Trainwreck.' A version of this story first appeared in the Sept.

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  14. Wendy Froud, designer of Yoda, honored at Portland Film Festival Sept. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Oregonian

    Wendy Froud, the puppetmaker who is credited with creating Yoda for "The Empire Strikes Back," will receive a lifetime achievement award at the Portland Film Festival on Sept. 2. Froud also worked on the Jim Henson movies "Labyrinth," "The Dark Crystal," and "The Muppet Movie."

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  15. The beat goes on for We Are Your Friends' Zac EfronRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Canada.com

    The 27-year-old's taking his time bridging the gap between his High School Musical poster boy phase and his grown up thespian period. In the 2012 melodrama The Lucky One, Efron played a youthful Iraqi war veteran suffering flashbacks as he falls in love.

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  16. Helena Bonham Carter is understated in a frilly coat and floral dressRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    Helena Bonham Carter is understated in a sophisticated frilly coat and floral dress as she makes a low-key shopping trip The redhead cut a low-key figure as she shopped near her London home alone this week, covering up a classic floral dress with a black, sophisticated coat. But, in her typical fashion, the 49-year-old actress added dowdy pink slip on shoes to make sure comfort was paramount.

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  17. Bye Bye Birdie - Ye Olde Rose and Crown TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | IndieLondon

    A spectacular show in a small space, All Star Production's new revival of musical Bye Bye Birdie blows the roof off Walthamstow's Ye Olde Rose and Crown's upstairs theatre. Although the costumes and set are in keeping with the original 1960's Broadway show, director James Hume's production in the wake of One Direction's recent announcement seems bang up to date.

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  18. Photo Flash: First Look at the Cast of New 42ND STREET National TourRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    TROIKA Entertainment, LLC recently announced that the national tour of the quintessential backstage musical comedy classic 42nd STREET will launch on September 22, 2015 at the Capitol Theatre in Salt Lake City, UT. This sparkling new production is directed by co-author Mark Bramble and choreographed by Randy Skinner , the team who staged the 2001 Tony Award winning Best Revival.

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  19. 30 Movies to Be Excited for Before the End of 2015: Blockbuster and Studio EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | /film

    We're well past the midpoint of the year, and we've already delivered our list of the Top 10 Films of 2015 So Far . And as we reach the end of the summer, the movie business starts slowing down, giving a little calm before the storm that is awards season.

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  20. The Beatles nearly made The Lord of the Rings, with John Lennon as GollumRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    The Beatles nearly had a second career as leading actors in The Lord of the Rings . For the 50th anniversary of Help! , Variety looked back at what the Fab Four's film career could have been.

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